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Samuel Garcia, 12, has his hair cut by a friend at the doorstep of his home in Havana, Cuba.

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Samuel Garcia, 12, has his hair cut by a friend at the doorstep of his home in Havana. Cuba

oldiers guard a vehicle that is used to transport people in San Salvador on July 29, 2015, during the third day of a transport strike in El Salvador over the lack of security in the violence-plagued country. Street gangs in El Salvador killed a seventh bus driver Wednesday for defying their campaign to shut down public transport and force the government to recognize the feared urban posses. Many people used army trucks and other state-owned vehicles to get to work or school.

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Soldiers guard a vehicle that is used to transport people in San Salvador during a transport strike in El Salvador over the lack of security in the violence-plagued country. Street gangs in El Salvador killed a seventh bus driver on Wednesday for defying their campaign to shut down public transport and force the government to recognize the feared urban posses. Many people used army trucks and other state-owned vehicles to get to work or school.

A musician plays the accordion in the neighborhood of La Esperanza, on the outskirts of Monterrey

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A musician plays the accordion in the neighborhood of La Esperanza, on the outskirts of Monterrey

A protester is seen wrapped in a Honduran flag during clashes with the police in the surroundings of the Presidential Palace in Tegucigalpa, on July 16, 2015. At least 22 people on hunger strike, including Human Rights activist Wilfredo Mendez, demand the installation of the International Commission against Impunity in Honduras (CICIH).

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A protester is seen wrapped in a Honduran flag during clashes with the police in the surroundings of the Presidential Palace in Tegucigalpa, on Thursday. At least 22 people on hunger strike, including Human Rights activist Wilfredo Mendez, demand the installation of the International Commission against Impunity in Honduras (CICIH)

A boy carries a dog as he stands after Peruvian police operation to destroy illegal gold mining camps in a zone known as Mega 14, at the southern Amazon region of Madre de Dios.

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A boy carries a dog near a Peruvian police operation to destroy illegal gold mining camps in a zone known as Mega 14, at the southern Amazon region of Madre de Dio 

TOPSHOTS NASA and project staff react wi...TOPSHOTS NASA and project staff react with others as telemetry is received from the New Horizons probe at the Johns Hopkins University Applied Physics Laboratory in Laurel, Maryland on July 14, 2015. The New Horizons interplanetary space probe reestablished contact with NASA after safe passage completing its closest approach fly-by of Pluto making the United States the first to explore the dwarf planet. AFP PHOTO/BRENDAN SMIALOWSKIBRENDAN SMIALOWSKI/AFP/Getty Images

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NASA and project staff react with others as telemetry is received from the New Horizons probe at the Johns Hopkins University Applied Physics Laboratory in Laurel, Maryland. The New Horizons interplanetary space probe reestablished contact with NASA after safe passage completing its closest approach fly-by of Pluto making the United States the first to explore the dwarf planet. 

President, First Lady Host Girls Scouts At First-Ever White House Campout...WASHINGTON, DC - JUNE 30:  U.S. President Barack Obama (2nd L) and first lady Michelle Obama (3rd L) particiapte in campfire songs session with fourth-grade Girl Scouts during the first-ever White House Campout June 30, 2015 at South Lawn of the White House in Washington, DC. The first lady hosted the event, as part of her Let's Move! Outside initiative, for Girl Scouts to participate in activities to earn their Camper Badge, and to celebrate the release of the new Girls' Choice Outdoor badges.  (Photo by Alex Wong/Getty Images)

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U.S. President Barack Obama and first lady Michelle Obama participate in campfire songs session with fourth-grade Girl Scouts during the first-ever White House Campout at South Lawn of the White House in Washington D.C, The first lady hosted the event, as part of her Let’s Move! Outside initiative, for Girl Scouts to participate in activities to earn their Camper Badge, and to celebrate the release of the new Girls’ Choice Outdoor badges 

Peruvian highland Indians corral protected vicunas on an Andean plain in the Pampa Galeras National Reserve, in the Peruvian state of Ayacucho

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Peruvian highland Indians corral protected vicunas on an Andean plain in the Pampa Galeras National Reserve, in the Peruvian state of Ayacucho

Bill Gates, photographed in OSB.

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Bill Gates, billionaire philanthropist and co-founder of Microsoft is pictured at The Financial Times in London. Gates’ plans to double his investments in renewable technologies

A rainbow sculpture inspired by the movie "The Wizard of Oz" is pictured at Sony Studios in Culver City...A rainbow sculpture inspired by the movie "The Wizard of Oz" is pictured at Sony Studios in Culver City, California, June 24, 2015. REUTERS/Mario Anzuoni      TPX IMAGES OF THE DAY

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A rainbow sculpture inspired by the movie “The Wizard of Oz” is pictured at Sony Studios in Culver City, California 

A man walks past street art in ...TOPSHOTS A man walks past street art in New York on June 23, 2015. AFP PHOTO/JEWEL SAMADJEWEL SAMAD/AFP/Getty Images

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A man walks past street art in New York

A Haitian woman peeks through a fence surrounding the Ministry of Interior and Police while waiting to register in Santo Domingo...A Haitian woman peeks through a fence surrounding the Ministry of Interior and Police while waiting to register in Santo Domingo, June 16, 2015. The deadline expires Wednesday night for tens of thousands of undocumented Haitians born in the Dominican Republic under a controversial new immigration law that has aroused international concern from the United Nations and human rights groups. Dominican officials have said those who fail to registar under a "Regularization Plan" will be deported within 45 days. REUTERS/Ricardo Rojas        TPX IMAGES OF THE DAY

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A Haitian woman peeks through a fence surrounding the Ministry of Interior and Police while waiting to register in Santo Domingo. The deadline expires Wednesday night for tens of thousands of undocumented Haitians born in the Dominican Republic under a controversial new immigration law that has aroused international concern from the United Nations and human rights groups. Dominican officials have said those who fail to register under a “Regularization Plan” will be deported within 45 days.

Bolt poses for a portrait in New York...Usain Bolt poses for a portrait in New York June 11, 2015. Sprint supremo Bolt says he is taking his time building up to August's Beijing world championships and is looking forward to an explosive showdown there against American Justin Gatlin. REUTERS/Lucas Jackson

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Usain Bolt poses for a portrait in New York. Sprint supremo Bolt says he is taking his time building up to August’s Beijing world championships and is looking forward to an explosive showdown there against American Justin Gatlin 

Wesley Barrientos...U.S. Army veteran Wesley Barrientos, left, who lost his legs in 2007 while serving in Iraq, listens to the national anthem before a baseball game between the Los Angeles Dodgers and the Arizona Diamondbacks, Tuesday, June 9, 2015, in Los Angeles. (AP Photo/Jae C. Hong)

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U.S. Army veteran Wesley Barrientos, who lost his legs in 2007 while serving in Iraq, listens to the national anthem before a baseball game between the Los Angeles Dodgers and the Arizona Diamondbacks in Los Angeles. 

Actor Orlando Silva, 25, poses for a photo as he has his body painted to perform as part of the creation "Mutacion Forzada", or Forced Mutation, by Cuban artist Alberto Lescay during the 12th Havana Biennial, in Havana...Actor Orlando Silva, 25, poses for a photo as he has his body painted to perform as part of the creation "Mutacion Forzada", or Forced Mutation, by Cuban artist Alberto Lescay during the 12th Havana Biennial, in Havana, May 31, 2015. REUTERS/Alexandre Meneghini

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Actor Orlando Silva, 25, poses for a photo as he has his body painted to perform as part of the creation “Mutacion Forzada”, or Forced Mutation, by Cuban artist Alberto Lescay during the 12th Havana Biennial, in Havana 

A Navajo man on a horse poses for touris...A Navajo man on a horse poses for tourists in front of the Merrick Butte in Monument Valley Navajo Tribal Park, Utah, on May 16, 2015.

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A Navajo man on a horse poses for tourists in front of the Merrick Butte in Monument Valley Navajo Tribal Park, Utah

A creation of the Cuban Artist Duvier del Dago called "Salvavidas", or "Lifesaver" in Spanish, for the 12th Havana Art Biennial, is seen at the Havana' seafront Malecon...A creation of the Cuban Artist Duvier del Dago called "Salvavidas", or "Lifesaver" in Spanish, for the 12th Havana Art Biennial, is seen at the Havana' seafront Malecon, May 21, 2015. The Art Biennial runs from May 22 to June 22. REUTERS/Alexandre Meneghini

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A creation of the Cuban Artist Duvier del Dago called “Salvavidas”, or “Lifesaver” in Spanish, for the 12th Havana Art Biennial, is seen at the Havana’ seafront Malecon, May 21, 2015. The Art Biennial runs from Friday until June 22

Special Operations Battalion (BOPE) Police officers patrol as residents move about the Sao Carlos slum complex where the bodies of two men were found in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, Friday, May 15, 2015. The bodies of two young men were discovered late Thursday in this so-called "pacified" slum where police are present.

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Special Operations Battalion (BOPE) Police officers patrol as residents move about the Sao Carlos slum complex where the bodies of two men were found in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil on Friday

Boca Juniors fans cheer their team before a Copa Libertadores round of sixteen soccer match against River Plate in Buenos Aires, Argentina

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Boca Juniors fans cheer their team before a Copa Libertadores round of sixteen soccer match against River Plate in Buenos Aires, Argentina

 Investigators and first responders work near the wreckage of Amtrak Northeast Regional Train 188, from Washington to New York, that derailed yesterday May 13, 2015 in north Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. At least six people were killed and more than 200 others were injured in the crash

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Investigators and first responders work near the wreckage of Amtrak Northeast Regional Train 188, from Washington to New York, that derailed yesterday on Wednesday in north Philadelphia, Pennsylvania